"More Than 125 Years Of Time Honored Values"

EST. 1889

A Family Concern

In the late 1800's, Alex Broussard, owner of A. Broussard Livery Stable, opened the first funeral parlor in Southeast Texas. That first wood framed parlor was soon replaced by a large brick facility in downtown Beaumont which still stands today. Later, the family firm moved to a large, stately home at the corner of Calder Avenue and Forest Street. In 1958, they moved to one of their present locations in a quiet neighborhood on McFaddin in Beaumont.

Continuing Our Traditions

In this age of constant corporate funeral home buyouts and takeovers, families find comfort in knowing there is still a family owned and operated firm with five generations of compassion, continuity, and dignity. The Broussard family feels strongly about their traditions and their family's obligation to maintain both the high standards of excellence in service and their ability to serve the entire community by always keeping their services affordable.
Gorodon Ray

Gorodon Ray "Raybone" Stansel, Jr.

Gordon Ray “Raybone” Stansel, Jr., 61, of Lumberton, died Tuesday, July 25, 2017. He was born on October 15, 1955, in Anahuac, to Rena Barbee and Gordon "Flip" Stansel, Sr. Gordon retired as a master craftsman at Motiva after 26 years. Survivors include his wife, Mindy Stansel of Lumberton; daughters, Kacie Stansel of Winnie and Jana Neal and her husband, George, of Lake Jackson; son. Andrew Norris of Arkansas; grandchildren, Angel Norris, William Neal, and Christopher Neal; sister, Pam Hargraves; great-nephew, Brandon Milstead; numerous nieces and nephews; and special friend, Lisa Deshotels. Gordon is preceded in death by his parents; and his sister, Cindy Murrell. A gathering of Mr. Stansel’s family and friends will begin at 12:00 p.m., with his funeral service to follow at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, July 29, 2017, at Broussard's, 134 West Buccaneer, Winnie,. His Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Winnie. The family requests that memorial contributions be mad...

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Joseph Reagan duPerier

Joseph Reagan duPerier

Joseph Reagan duPerier, Jr. peacefully passed away on Monday, July 24, in Carrollton, Texas after a lengthy illness. He was preceded in death by his parents Joseph Sr. and Lynne duPerier of Beaumont, Texas. He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law, Mary Anne and Jim Gilbert of Carrollton; aunt, Myrtle Watkins of Carrollton; daughter, Courtney and husband Milton Newton; son, Jason, and grandchildren Alexander and Nicholas Newton of Austin; cousins Sara and Richard Cusick, Dorothy and Mike Carroll, Helen and Joe Greer, all of Carrollton, Joseph and Dawn Morrison of Conroe Texas, Tom and Jan Morrison of Pearland; and Anna Marie Blandford of Port Arthur, Texas. He was also survived by his lifelong friend, Frank Girolamo and wife, Elizabeth, of Houston, Texas. The family would like to thank a dear friend, Aaron Green for his support and friendship for many years. Reagan attended Lamar University, joining Alpha Tau Omega fraternity. He then turned his attention to the Univers...

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George Benjamin

George Benjamin "Ben" Turk

George Benjamin “Ben” Turk, 50, of Silsbee, died Monday, July 24, 2017. He was born on July 29, 1966, in Beaumont, to June Hartman Turk and James T. Turk. Survivors include his mother, June Hartman Bellenger; siblings, Kim Collins and her husband, David, of Evadale, and Mitch Turk and his wife, Teshauna, of Silsbee; nephew, Mitch Gore of Lumberton; niece, Natalie Turk of Silsbee; grandmother, Doris Hartman of Silsbee; stepmother, Diane Turk; and stepbrothers, Casey Gilbert, Wade Gilbert, and Clay Gilbert. He is preceded in death by his father. A gathering of Ben’s family and friends will begin at 12:00 p.m., with his funeral service at 2:00 p.m., Friday, July 28, 2017, at Broussard’s, 490 Cemetery Road, Silsbee. His interment will follow at R.S. Farmer Memorial Park, Silsbee.  ...

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Matt William Richards, 59, of Hamshire, died Thursday, July 20, 2017. He was born on August 3, 1957, to Marianne Bird Richards and Mikel Richards, in Wareham, Massachusetts. Matt is United States Coast Guard and Navy veteran. Survivors include his father, Mikel Richards, of Ashville, North Carolina; sons, Bart Richards and Chad Richards, both of Austin; brother, Val Richards of Rapid City, South Dakota; sister, Claire Dugoni of Portland, Oregon; and several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his mother, Marianne Richards. A memorial service for Mr. Richards will be held at a later date. His cremation arrangements were held through Broussard’s Crematorium under the direction of Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont....

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Dolores "Lola" Hernandez

Dolores “Lola” Hernandez, 80, of Beaumont, died Sunday, July 23, 2017. She was born on March 19, 1937, to Consuelo Cantu and Porfirio Martinez. Dolores is survived by her husband, Richard Hernandez, Sr. of Beaumont; children, Richard Hernandez, Jr. of Cypress; Carlos Hernandez and his wife, Ana, of Beaumont; Daniel Hernandez and his wife, Monica, of Cypress; and Diane Martinez Barbosa; grandchildren, Carlos Hernandez, Jr., Kourtney Clark, Nicholas, Camilla, Cayla, Anabella, Sarina, and Caleb Hernandez; great-grandchildren, Ethan, Avery, and Raleigh Hernandez; and Kylee Clark; brother, Porfirio Martinez; and sisters, Opheila Cook and Theresa Gonzales. She was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings, Faith Valdez, Hope Tejada, Claude Martinez, Consuelo Connie Martinez Gonzalez, and Joseph Anthony Martinez. A gathering of Mrs. Hernandez’s family and friends will be 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 26, 2017, at Broussard’s, 2000 McFaddin Avenue,...

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McFaddin Ave

2000 McFaddin Avenue.
Beaumont, Texas 77701



Major Drive

1605 N. Major Drive
Beaumont, Texas 77713




505 N. 12th Street
Nederland, Texas 77627




490 Cemetery Road
Silsbee, Texas 77657




134 W. Buccaneer
Winnie, Texas 77665




530 W. Monroe
Kountze, Texas 77625



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